Category Adventures

Sweet Pampering at Beauty And Butter

Got tired feet? I do. Not just that, but tired hands, sometimes even coupled with an aching back. I’d like to give you guys an idea on what I do for a living. My day job is a nurse in one of the busiest tertiary hospitals in the metro. My shift runs for eight hours a day, about five days a week. My job as a nurse entails that I attend to every patient’s needs, even if it means not getting a chance to sit down even for a moment during the whole shift...
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Weekend Adventure: Cafe Ilang-Ilang, Manila Hotel

Desserts all you can~!
Japanese section
Geisha doll on display
Salmon sashimi and some sushi
Shabu-shabu
Lechoooooon
Creme Brulee
That’s suman, and leche flan, and something really delicious (I forgot what it’s called, sorry!)
Ferrero Rocher Ice Cream <3
Ube-flavored Taho with all the syrup in this planet

When I’m asked to think of Manila Hotel, i begin to imagine a crummy old hotel in Intramu...

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Free Coffee c/o CBTL’s Open House

I invited my dad over to the open house of Coffee Bean and Teal Leaf last Sunday. They were serving their newest drink, Espresso and Cream Ice Blended Coffee, for FREE. We decided to go try the CBTL at Ortigas Park, wherever that is.
My Floral Blue Espadrilles. It might look like I have two left feet, but no. :|
We had no idea where it was. We just asked for directions on how to get there. Turns out it was just beside the parking lot we always park at. /fail.
Ortigas Park — a minipark at th...
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Weekend Adventure: Lunch at Sushi-ya + Pet-Parazzi Parade



It was a rainy Saturday. Woke up at 10 in the morning, and decided to have lunch at Sushi-ya, Megamall. We considered eating lunch at our favorite japanese place, Ji-Pan, but we wanted to try something new. We also considered Orchard Road, but it scared us that there were only a few people having lunch over there, despite the size of the place and attractive menu.





We bought this set of maki for only 200 pesos...

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Grunge

Just so you know, I’ve never been this manic before in my entire life. Maybe because, I feel like time is running out for me. I feel like I’m going to go someplace soon, and I have an ominous feeling that it’s not gonna be all that fun.
I’m just trying to enjoy the time I have left. Shopping, going to events, reading books, bumming around, things I might not have the privilege to do in the very near future. Yes, this includes wearing boots and lace tights.
This also includes keeping my n...
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My Happy YUMMY Eats Adventure ♥

Last week, I joined the canDishhh tales’ YUMMY tickets giveaway, and won two tickets! One for me and my boyfriend. A ticket would have cost us 150 pesos each, and we decided to join the giveaway contest to save us 300 pesos which we can use as pocket money to take home treats from the event.

It was a busy Saturday for me, as I had to attend a job fair for nurses over at the Asian Institute of Management in Makati...

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Sometimes, I  still secretly wish that someone would save me.

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Sunshine in my Pocket

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First PFW Ever *__*

I’ve been super dying to go all week, but did not get the opportunity to do so until a co-blogger mentioned that he had four extra PFW tickets. I immediately grabbed them, even though I had a 1-5pm class. I gave one ticket, the 1 pm show to my mom, took one 4 pm show for myself, and gave away two 4 pm (Premiere C Collection) to two of my students.

And because my class was from 1-5 pm, we only got to catch Raoul Ramirez’ and Yako Reyes’ designs...

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Featured Ulzzang Photos

Ulzzangs have become a great influence to my choices in fashion. They seem to look good in almost anything. Some of them though have undergone plastic surgery to enhance their looks, and some of them do not look half as attractive without makeup and BB cream. Despite this, we cannot deny that they look awesome and completely stylish. I think most of the ulzzangs are rich, to be able to buy lots of beautiful clothes to take pictures in. I wonder if they have any thrift shops in Korea.

 Korean ...

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